County Sheriff Deputy Injured,
Cruiser Totaled

Loudon County Deputy, Brandon Dixon, was slightly injured and his police cruiser was totaled in a one car crash on Fork Creek Road Monday night. The deputy reported he hit a slick spot on the road before losing control of the vehicle. The cruiser caught fire and was completely burned. The Philidelphia Fir Department had to use caution while dousing the burning car due to live ammo on board.

Deputy Dixion received what was thought to be minor injuries from the air bag deployment and the seat belt. Dixion also suffered other non life threatening injuries.